- Is of African and Korean descent.
- Sohn is her mother's maiden name.
- Has admitted to abusing and selling drugs during her teen years, when she was also an honors student, cheerleader and homecoming queen.
- Got her start as a slam poet. She performed at Woodstock in 1994 and in HBO's Def Poetry Jam in 2003.
- Recorded 1998's Rise with Irish DJ Noel Watson under the name Fini Dolo.
- Co-wrote the film Slam, which won the Sundance Festival Grand Jury Prize and the Cannes Camera D'Or in 1998.
- 1999, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Debut Performance: Nominee
- Wae — Mother
- Adam Plack — Husband
- Sophia Wang — Daughter
- Sakira Wang — Daughter
- Birth Name: Sonja Williams
- Birth Place: New York, NY
- Profession: Actor, Poet
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